Watch our FLASH MOB!

Our Flash Mob surprised shoppers in Culver Square! Watch the video, and if our song makes you smile, why not make a pledge to swap one of your short car journeys for walking instead! Thanks to Colchester Institute’s Musical Theatre students, [...]

FLASH MOB photos!!

  Our forty strong mob descended on Culver Square today to the amazement of the shoppers enjoying the sunshine! We did the Flash Mob to highlight our campaign to encourage Colchester out of their cars for short journeys and onto [...]

23 May
2013

Baz’s Car Sticker Giveaway!

Baz thinks that there is no better way to tell people to love their cars than with a cool new bumper sticker…. Ok maybe they’re not ‘cool’ and they have been in his office for a while and it goes in [...]

They’ve walked – have you?

                    Have you made a pledge yet to change one of your short car trips for the pavement and be in with a chance to win £100 to spend on shoes!? [...]

Win shoes taking the pavement

It is so easy to jump in the car, even for those short trips to pop to the newsagents, take the kids to school, grab a sandwich at lunch time or go to a meeting. Well Purdy’s on a mission [...]

Time for a spring clean

Springs finally seems to be in the air, after some really wintery weather that everyone’s been complaining about.  Purdy can’t wait to go out for a drive in the lovely sun with Baz …………for a romantic afternoon?! Even if the [...]

Did you know…changes to High Street

Just a quick blog from Baz to check that you know about the changes to the High Street this coming Sunday, March 17? He’s been passed an email at work, highlighting the changes. The main change is that from Sunday cars and delivery [...]

Avoid those road works…

Getting stuck in traffic because Purdy didn’t know the best route to take sounds all too familiar to Baz. He keeps reminding her to avoid congestion and road works as per her top tip no 5!! (d’oh!) – well even [...]

To skid or not to skid?

Now the snow really is arriving, Purdy’s feeling nervous about her lack of experience in driving in snow and icy conditions.  She is only getting in her car if she really has too. She has re-read her dad’s advice and [...]

Who won an early Christmas present?

Purdy’s Christmas competition has come to an end now, and one lucky winner won £200 Love2Shop vouchers. Judy Stanton, a Colchester Institute employee received this unexpected early Christmas present, much to her delight! In these past weeks we’ve all made [...]